HOME_EU

“É uma casa – Lisboa Housing First” wins Gulbenkian Prize

Congratulations to CRESCER for winning the prestigious Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian Cohesion Prize. The award distinguishes individuals or non-profit private legal entities who stand out in the defense of Human Rights https://gulbenkian.pt/en/news-en/prizes/gulbenkian-prize/vencedores-premios-gulbenkian-2018/ . In their statement, the jury considered the methodology and the capacity of this project  «É UMA CASA – LISBOA HOUSING FIRST» to inspire [...]

2018-07-25T17:39:01+00:00July 25th, 2018|HOME_EU|

The HOME_EU project researching to end homelessness in Europe

The Transformative Community Mental Health Interest Group column from The Community Psychologist, the SCRA newsletter, has highlighted the presentation of the research project HOME_EU given the relevance and potential of the project for the transformation of policies and practices to end homelessness across Europe. You find more information about the article and about the network [...]

2018-07-03T12:04:26+00:00May 10th, 2018|Global Agenda, HOME_EU, Homelessness, Housing First|

HOME_EU and Housing First events in Padova

The forthcoming 18th, 19th and 20th June 2018 the city of Padova will gather knowledge and research about Housing First as a solution to homelessness. Two events will be held through the University of Padova (Università degli Studi di Padova), the Psychologist Department of Development and Socialisation (DPSS) and the partners of the HOME_EU Project. [...]

2018-05-10T15:59:23+00:00March 7th, 2018|HOME_EU, Homelessness, Housing First|

President of the Portuguese Republic visited Housing First Program

In the context of the Implementation of the National Strategy for the Integration of Homelessness People (ENIPSSA), on the 1st of February, the President of the Portuguese Republic, the Secretary of Social Security, and the Deputy Mayor for Education and Social Rights from Lisboa City Hall among other public and private entities, such as [...]

2018-04-26T10:27:07+00:00February 3rd, 2018|Global Agenda, HOME_EU, Homelessness, Housing First|

Prevention and Public Policies

HOME_EU project was elected by the Head of the Portuguese Psychologists Professional Association (OPP) (https://www.ordemdospsicologos.pt/pt), Francisco Rodrigues, as a resource to shift the paradigm of prevention and public policies. He also considers that data provided by HOME_EU is relevant to lever services and programs through the innovation generated with the Housing First Model to tackle [...]

2018-05-10T17:12:13+00:00February 1st, 2018|Global Agenda, HOME_EU, Homelessness, Housing First|

Data analysis activity in Poland for the HOME_EU Providers’ Study

One of the sessions of the "Photovoice" workshop organized as part of the HOME_EU project took place on November 27th at the Institute of Psychology at the University of Opole (Poland). During the meeting, the participants i.e., the social workers, worked with photographs in groups and selected the main and minor topics that appeared in [...]

2018-05-10T17:14:19+00:00December 20th, 2017|HOME_EU|

Next open calls for the Horizon 2020 Societal Challenges 6

The next open calls for the Horizon 2020 Societal Challenges 6 (SC6) (2018-2020) were presented by the European Officer Raffaela Greco Tonegutti on the 13th December in a Infoday event organized by the Portuguese Office for the Framework Programme. The event took place at ISPA and was followed by a Roundtable where several Portuguese coordinators [...]

2018-05-10T17:15:40+00:00December 20th, 2017|HOME_EU|